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Move Your Body – Love Your Brain

David Perlmutter M.D. – Empowering Neurologist: The food, the facts, the science to control your genetic destiny. How does simply moving around affect the brain? For the past several years I’ve been doing my best to get out the information… Continue Reading →

Diabetes Risk and Impulsivity

David Perlmutter M.D. – Empowering Neurologist: The food, the facts, the science to control your genetic destiny. Understanding the relationship between less healthful dietary and lifestyle choices and developing type-2 diabetes, a recent study linking the brain’s center for impulsive… Continue Reading →

CBD – Offering Hope for Anxiety

David Perlmutter M.D. – Empowering Neurologist: The food, the facts, the science to control your genetic destiny. Anxiety has become exceedingly widespread in adult Americans. According to the National Institute of Mental Health, over 18% of American adults – 40… Continue Reading →

Differences Between Grass-Fed, Grass-Finished, and Grain-Fed Beef

David Perlmutter M.D. – Empowering Neurologist: The food, the facts, the science to control your genetic destiny. By the Dr. Perlmutter Team As previously discussed, there are significant nutritional differences between the meat produced by cows that eat grass and… Continue Reading →

Grain-Fed vs Grass-Fed and Finished Beef — Why Does it Matter?

David Perlmutter M.D. – Empowering Neurologist: The food, the facts, the science to control your genetic destiny. By the Dr. Perlmutter Team Americans eat a lot of meat. In 2018, the United States Department of Agriculture projected that the average… Continue Reading →

Sunshine: A Natural Mood Enhancer

David Perlmutter M.D. – Empowering Neurologist: The food, the facts, the science to control your genetic destiny. Are you feeling down or blue? If you are then one thing’s for sure: you’ve likely encountered any number of natural products being promoted… Continue Reading →

From the Desk of Dr. Perlmutter

David Perlmutter M.D. – Empowering Neurologist: The food, the facts, the science to control your genetic destiny. Thanks to hosting The Empowering Neurologist, I’m always receiving copies of some of the latest and greatest works of scientific study from colleagues… Continue Reading →

Benefits of Probiotics for your Mood, Gut, and Immune System

David Perlmutter M.D. – Empowering Neurologist: The food, the facts, the science to control your genetic destiny. By: The Dr. Perlmutter Team One of the most exciting developments in lifestyle science over the last decade has been the sharpening focus… Continue Reading →

Vitamin D and Alzheimer’s Disease: Could Deficiency Increase Your Risk?

David Perlmutter M.D. – Empowering Neurologist: The food, the facts, the science to control your genetic destiny. You know, we’ve explored, several times now, the relationship between vitamin D levels and risks for severe health complications, including dementia. Notably, my… Continue Reading →

The Empowering Neurologist – David Perlmutter, MD, and Dr. James DiNicolantonio

David Perlmutter M.D. – Empowering Neurologist: The food, the facts, the science to control your genetic destiny. Today we are going to review a new book, The Longevity Solution, written by Dr. James DiNicolantonio and Dr. Jason Fung. Much about this… Continue Reading →

The Empowering Neurologist – David Perlmutter, MD, and Dr. Sara Gottfried

David Perlmutter M.D. – Empowering Neurologist: The food, the facts, the science to control your genetic destiny. Brain Body Diet is the newest book written by New York Times best-selling author, Dr. Sara Gottfried. Dr. Gottfried writes about the uniqueness of the female… Continue Reading →

Even Mild Exercise Helps the Brain

David Perlmutter M.D. – Empowering Neurologist: The food, the facts, the science to control your genetic destiny. An important part of my lectures over the past several years has been to emphasize how our lifestyle choices, around things like sleep,… Continue Reading →

Breastfeeding and Infant Weight Gain

David Perlmutter M.D. – Empowering Neurologist: The food, the facts, the science to control your genetic destiny. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, a remarkable 40% of Americans aged 20 or over are obese. If we include… Continue Reading →

Why DHA Remains on the Supplement List

David Perlmutter M.D. – Empowering Neurologist: The food, the facts, the science to control your genetic destiny. Over the past 10 years, in the various books that I have written, there has been a persistent emphasis on the importance of… Continue Reading →

Amber Glasses for Better Sleep

David Perlmutter M.D. – Empowering Neurologist: The food, the facts, the science to control your genetic destiny. Right now, I am in the middle of reading the New York Times bestseller Why We Sleep by Matthew Walker, PhD. This is an incredibly… Continue Reading →

The Empowering Neurologist – David Perlmutter, MD and Dr. Lisa Mosconi

David Perlmutter M.D. – Empowering Neurologist: The food, the facts, the science to control your genetic destiny. Today’s interview is with Lisa Mosconi, PhD. She is the associate director of the Alzheimer’s Prevention Clinic at Weil Cornell Medical College in… Continue Reading →

Green Tea Offsets Worsening Human Diet

David Perlmutter M.D. – Empowering Neurologist: The food, the facts, the science to control your genetic destiny. So much has been written over the years extolling the health benefits of green tea. Green tea has been reported to be effective… Continue Reading →

Simple Carbs Threaten the Brain

David Perlmutter M.D. – Empowering Neurologist: The food, the facts, the science to control your genetic destiny. Today’s video takes a look at a subject that’s at the forefront of our discussion on this blog: how lifestyle choices can impact… Continue Reading →

CBD and Osteoporosis — New Insights

David Perlmutter M.D. – Empowering Neurologist: The food, the facts, the science to control your genetic destiny. Osteoporosis and low bone mass (osteopenia) represent a major public health threat here in the United States, affecting over 53 million American women… Continue Reading →

Danielle D.

David Perlmutter M.D. – Empowering Neurologist: The food, the facts, the science to control your genetic destiny. My three year old son has been diagnosed with intractable epilepsy. He has been in clinical trials for five different anti-epileptic medications, and… Continue Reading →

Targeting Inflammation with CBD

David Perlmutter M.D. – Empowering Neurologist: The food, the facts, the science to control your genetic destiny. It is certainly clear that our most pervasive chronic conditions share a common feature in terms of their underlying cause. Whether we are… Continue Reading →

ADHD Drugs Associated with a Dramatic Increased Risk for Parkinson’s

David Perlmutter M.D. – Empowering Neurologist: The food, the facts, the science to control your genetic destiny. Estimates indicate that approximately 11% of school-aged children in United States have attention-deficit/ hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). Further, approximately 2/3 of these children are… Continue Reading →

Parkinson’s & The Appendix – Does Your Appendix Put Your Brain At Risk?

David Perlmutter M.D. – Empowering Neurologist: The food, the facts, the science to control your genetic destiny. As I’m sure you’re aware, we spend a lot of time in this forum discussing how the health of the brain is impacted… Continue Reading →

Reflecting on CBS This Morning

David Perlmutter M.D. – Empowering Neurologist: The food, the facts, the science to control your genetic destiny. Wow! Yesterday, the release of Grain Brain Revised, was an incredibly exciting day. From visiting with the folks at MindBodyGreen to taking your… Continue Reading →

Worsening Fires — More Than Just Climate Change

David Perlmutter M.D. – Empowering Neurologist: The food, the facts, the science to control your genetic destiny. This past summer, Leize and I spent a lot of time in British Columbia. In fact, if you are following my live videos… Continue Reading →

The E-Cigarette Explosion in American Youth—And Why It Matters

David Perlmutter M.D. – Empowering Neurologist: The food, the facts, the science to control your genetic destiny. By: Austin Perlmutter, M.D. Electronic cigarettes (commonly known as e-cigarettes) are a relatively new phenomenon. They’ve been discussed by some as a safer… Continue Reading →

The Empowering Neurologist – David Perlmutter, MD, and Dr. Matthew Phillips

David Perlmutter M.D. – Empowering Neurologist: The food, the facts, the science to control your genetic destiny. While there certainly are various medications that prove somewhat helpful in the treatment of symptoms associated with Parkinson’s disease, it’s important to recognize… Continue Reading →

Alzheimer’s Drugs Worsen Cognitive Function

David Perlmutter M.D. – Empowering Neurologist: The food, the facts, the science to control your genetic destiny. It’s becoming quite common these days to see news releases documenting the failure of yet another experimental drug for the treatment of Alzheimer’s… Continue Reading →

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